Boys (2- 5)
Girls (2- 16)
Weekly Boarding
Thornton College - Convent of Jesus & Mary

Applications are invited for September or January start for this very important role in our inclusive and welcoming school community.

Thornton College wish to appoint a Housemistress for September or January start.This post represents a challenging yet highly rewarding opportunity to make a lasting contribution to the personal development of our girls and to work as part of a supportive team.

Candidates will almost certainly have relevant experience of either running a Boarding House or serving as a Residential Assistant and will have a deep understanding of, and commitment to, pastoral care. Candidates will hold BSA qualifications or be willing to undertake them during their first two years in post.

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Closing Date for applications: Wednesday 8th July 2020

Interviews: from 13th July 2020

Thornton College is a leading independent Catholic day and boarding school for girls. Girls of all Christian denominations, of other faiths and of no faith are welcome in our school. All are equally valued and all are equally important.

It is one of the most successful non-selective schools in the UK and offers a warm and nurturing educational environment alongside a rigorous and exciting curriculum.

The school is set within 25 acres of beautiful parkland located on the Buckinghamshire/Northamptonshire border.

The School is committed to promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Further Information

Job Details

  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Term: Full-time
  • Closing Date: 08 July 2020
  • Salary: Commensurate with Experience


School Details

  • Religion: Catholic
  • Girls' Boarding: 47 (8- 16)
  • Total Pupils: 383